• PCU
Fort Pierce, FL
  • 380 beds
  • Night, 3x12 hr
  • Mar 19, 2018
Elite Medical Staffing Inc
$ /wk
Total Weekly
Taxable Income Weekly Hourly
Regular Pay Rate (min $18.00/hr) $684 $19.00
Overtime Pay Rate (min $25.17/hr) $0 $28.50
Total Taxable $684 $19.00
Tax-Free Income Weekly Hourly
Housing Stipend (max $651/week) $651 $18.08
M&IE Stipend (max $357/week) $357 $9.92
Total Tax Free $1008 $28.00
Total Compensation $1,692 $47.00
Job Benefits
  • Guaranteed Hours
Job Bonuses
  • Referral Bonus $500
Available Agency Benefits
  • Health Insurance
  • Contribute to Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Housing
  • Allow Pets
  • Licensure Reimbursement
  • Licensure Process Assistance
  • Paid Compliance Costs
  • Loyalty Program
  • Holiday Pay
  • Paid Time Off
  • Offer 401k
  • Joint Commission Certified
  • Nationwide
  • Director of Nursing
  • 24/7 Customer Support
  • CEU Reimbursement
Job Information
  • Assignment Length: 13 weeks
  • Total # of hours: 468

Required Credentials

ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support)

BCLS (Basic Cardiac Life Support)

NIH Stroke Scale Certification

Job Description

Progressive care nursing jobs involve care for patients requiring close monitoring and frequent assessment, but who aren't unstable enough to need ICU care. PCU nurses monitor cardiac and other critical vital signs and detect any changes, thereby enabling intervention of life-threatening or emergency situations. Many PCU patients receive complex medications that may require titration based on the patients vital signs The PCU nurse is sometimes also called a step-down nurse and the PCU is also known as cardiac stepdown, medical stepdown, neuro stepdown, surgical stepdown and ER holding.

Unit Description


Facility Info

 380-bed acute-care hospital offering a full range of services. Lawnwood is home to the most experienced Heart Institute on the Treasure Coast and offers diagnostic, interventional and therapeutic care, including open-heart surgery. Other hospital services include a 24/7 emergency department, pediatric emergency department, labor/delivery and birthing, pediatrics, orthopedics, oncology, nuclear medicine, diagnostic services, and a full range of inpatient and outpatient general surgical services

Cancellation Policy

Agency Information

Elitecare Medical Staffing is one of the valley's premier nurse registry companies providing professional nursing personnel to hospitals and other medical/healthcare facilities. Elitecare is committed to providing the highest quality service to it's clients, as well as a pleasant and supportive work environment for it's staff. We provide pre-screened, qualified, trained and licensed temporary nursing personnel to hospitals, clinics, and other medical/healthcare providers. Services can also be made available to log term extended care facilities, occupational/industrial healthcare, private duty, and home health clients.
Compensation Weekly
Taxable Income $684
Tax-Free Income $1008
Total $1,692
Job Information
  • Assignment Length: 13 weeks
  • Total # number of hours: 468

Available Agency Benefits
  • Health Insurance
  • Contribute to Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
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